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1.8 Million Records and Images Added to 23 U.S. Collections

Additions Made to Collections from Seven Other Countries

Historic records from eight countries have been digitized and added to FamilySearch.org. In addition to 1.8 million new U.S. records, collections from seven other countries were added: Canada, Czech Republic, France, Italy, Mexico, Philippines, and Poland. There are many gems for curious minds, such as the updates to the South Dakota 1945 State Census, New York court records, Indiana marriage records, or how about the service affidavits of Utahans who served in the militia during the Indian Wars from 1909-1917? Begin searching now at FamilySearch.org.

Collection

Records

Images

Comments

Canada, Quebec Notarial Records, 1800–1900

0

40,283

Added browsable images to existing collection.

Czech Republic Church Books, 1552–­1935

0

19,381

Added browsable images to existing collection.

France, Coutances Catholic Diocese, 1802–1907

51,151

2,832

Added images and index to existing collection.

Italy, Civil Registration, 1806–1940

0

223,659

Added browsable images to existing collection for Catania, Chiaveri, Messina, Teramo, and Torre Annunziata.

Mexico, Jalisco, Catholic Church Records, 1599–1979

0

4,625

Added browsable images to existing collection.

Mexico, Morelos, Catholic Church Records, 1598–1969

0

2,310

Added browsable images to existing collection.

Mexico, Puebla, Catholic Church Records, 1545–1970

0

38,774

Added browsable images to existing collection.

Mexico, Quintana Roo, Civil Registration, 1866–1902

0

3,739

New browsable image collection.

Philippines, Lingayen-Dagupan Catholic Archdiocese Parish Registers, 1615–1982

128,715

0

New index collection.

Poland, Roman Catholic Church Books, 1600–1950

0

45,116

Added browsable images to existing collection.

U.S.,California, Collections of the California Genealogical Society, 1700–1942

0

165,529

New browsable image collection.

U.S.,California, San Mateo County Records, 1856–1967

0

73,147

Added browsable images to existing collection.

U.S.,California, San Mateo County, Colma, Italian Cemetery Records, 1932–2011

0

12,265

Added browsable images to existing collection.

U.S., Indiana, Marriages, 1811–1959

44,359

0

Added index records to existing collection.

U.S.,Louisiana, First Registration Draft Cards, compiled 1940–1945

0

54,738

Added browsable images to existing collection.

U.S.,Louisiana, Orleans Parish Second District Judicial Court Case Files, 1846–1880

0

82,785

New browsable image collection.

U.S.,Louisiana, Second Registration Draft Cards, compiled 1948–1959

0

151,525

Added browsable images to existing collection.

U.S.,Maryland, Register of Wills Books, 1792–1983

0

17,630

Added browsable images to existing collection.

U.S.,Montana, Cascade County Records, 1888–1945

0

28

Added browsable images to existing collection.

U.S.,New York, Orange County Probate Records, 1787–1938

0

32,013

Added browsable images to existing collection.

U.S.,New York, Queens County Probate Records, 1899–1921

0

23,531

Added browsable images to existing collection.

U.S.,North Carolina, County Records, 1833–1970

0

12,924

Added browsable images to existing collection.

U.S.,North Carolina, State Supreme Court Case Files, 1800–1909

0

51,595

Added browsable images to existing collection.

U.S.,Ohio, Montgomery County, Probate Estate Files, 1850–1900

0

191,779

Added browsable images to existing collection.

U.S. Social Security Death Index, 1962–2011

413,804

0

Added index records. Updated as of 30 June 2011.

U.S.,South Dakota State Census, 1945

158,646

171,965

Added images and index to existing collection.

U.S.,Texas, Gonzalez de la Garza Genealogy Collection, 1800–1999

0

25,149

Added browsable images to existing collection.

U.S.,Utah, Indian War Service Affidavits, 1909–1917

0

13,038

New browsable image collection.

U.S.,Utah, Salt Lake County Birth Records, 1890–1915

33,262

1,687

New images and index collection.

U.S.,Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1908–1949

35,512

22,517

Added images and index to existing collection.

U.S.,Washington State County Records, 1885–1950

0

32,698

Added browsable images to existing collection.

U.S.,Washington State, Army National Guard Records, 1880–1947

0

6,925

Added browsable images to existing collection.

United States, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942

20,073

36,130

Added images and index to existing collection.

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